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Name: Tanjung Layar Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Oedjoeng Koelon (Ujung Kulon) Light

Also known as: Eerste Punt (First Point) Light

Nearest Town or City:
Cilangkahan, , Indonesia

Location: SW tip of Java, Indian Ocean.

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Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand

Managing Organization:
Indonesian Directorate of Marine Navigation


Tower Height: 98

Height of Focal Plane: 163

Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 15 seconds; range 18 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White metal framework tower.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1877: White conical brick tower. 1906: White cast iron skeletal tower.

Date Established: 1877

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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